Hint: It's Latin for Good Food
October 22-23, 2018

Cathryn Couch

Chief Executive Officer
Ceres Community Project


Cathryn Couch is the founder and CEO for Ceres Community Project, an innovative and award-winning non-profit organization working to foster health by connecting people to one another and to a healthier food system.

Couch, who holds an MBA from the University of Michigan, has worked in the corporate and non-profit worlds including founding one of the first gourmet organic home delivered meal services in the San Francisco Bay Region in 1993.

Cathryn is a founding member of the Sonoma County Food System Alliance and a member of the Food is Medicine Coalition, a national association of nutritional meal service providers. She and Ceres have won many awards including national finalist for The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Community Health Leaders Award, Leader in Sustainability Award from the Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy, finalist for the James Irvine Leadership Award, Red Cross Adult Humanitarian Hero for Northern California and a CNN Hero.


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